Jun 5, 2011 · 8:00 PM
This location is shown only to members
Germany | 2010 | col | 90 mins | dir. Burhan Qurbani, with Carlo Ljubek, Jeremias Acheampong, Maryam Zaree, Sergej Moya | cert. tbc | in German, English and Turkish with English subtitles
Berlin, the present. Ishmail, a married police officer of Turkish descent, cracks down on foreign workers but grapples with a strong attraction to an illegal immigrant named Leyla. Sammi is violently torn between his faith's teachings about homosexuality and his true feelings for a male co-worker. Then there is Maryam, the woman who has a story unlike the others... Afghanistan-born director Burhan Qurbani offers a bold feature debut about the lives of three young German-born Muslims living in today's Berlin.
Nominated for the Golden Bear, Berlin International Film Festival 2010
N.B. If you are planning to come to this event we recommend you book in advance (via above link) as tickets may be sold out on the day
Part of the Mosaïques Festival of World Culture
This will be a joint meetup with the European Club and World Cinema Meetup